Useful Links

General

gosolarcalifornia.org

California solar programs, rebates, tax credits, and information on installing and interconnecting solar electric and solar thermal systems

dsireusa.org

Database of State Incentives and Policies for Renewables & Efficiency

www.californiadgstats.ca.gov

Official public reporting site of the California Solar Initiative (CSI)

CALCULATORS

pvwatts.nrel.gov

NRLE PV Watts Calculator

epbb.ladwp.com

LADWP Solar Incentive Program Calculator

business.panasonic.com/support-hvac-solarcalculator

Panasonic Solar Benefits Calculator

andrewmarsh.com/apps/releases/sunpath3d.html

Relationship between geographic location and solar and shadow positions throughout the year

suncalc.net

Sun position, phases, sunrise, sunset

www.suncalc.org

Sun position, phases, sunrise, sunset, shadow length

www.esrl.noaa.gov/gmd/grad/solcalc/

Sunrise, sunset, solar noon and solar position

Financing

pace.lacounty.gov

LA County PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy) (Commercial and Residential)

joinmosaic.com

Financing for solar

www.esrl.noaa.gov/gmd/grad/solcalc/

Sunrise, sunset, solar noon and solar position

www.esrl.noaa.gov/gmd/grad/solcalc/

Sunrise, sunset, solar noon and solar position

www.esrl.noaa.gov/gmd/grad/solcalc/

Sunrise, sunset, solar noon and solar position

www.esrl.noaa.gov/gmd/grad/solcalc/

Sunrise, sunset, solar noon and solar position

Publications

solarprofessional.com

Technical trade publication covering best practices for utility, commercial, and residential system design and deployment

www.greentechmedia.com

Electric energy insight

Technology

www.pveducation.org

Resources for the photovoltaic educator

Organizations

www.sepapower.org

Smart Energy Power Alliance

www.seia.org

Solar Energy Industry Organization

PRODUCT MANUFACTURERS

enphase.com

Enphase

www.chiliconpower.com

Chillicon Power

www.quickmountpv.com

Quick Mount PV